CN/IC 9614 with Mr. Santucci at the throttle hauls butt toward Gibson City... It seems like every year or two CN becomes more prominant on what used to be the "IC" Santa train. The invasion contin... (more)
IC 6059 travels light from Gibson City to Gilman to pick up interchange traffic from the TP&W and continue North to Markham.
WC SD45 7524 leads fellow SD45 7506 on CN's westbound Water loo manifest. A pair of WC SD45's on the old CCP, perhaps the last time...
ICE 4207 cruises through Kirkland making every bell of its Nathan M5R24 air horn scream.
ICE 4207 high balls Kingston in route to Davis Jct.
After meeting ICE 6405 east, ICE 4207 high tails it west under the CN Freeport Sub and through a scenic cut in the trees.
ICE 6405 cruises past ICE 4207 at the west end of the Genoa siding. Ian Contreras GTS's off to the right...
ICE 4207 awaits the arrival of ICE 6405 east with ethanol train MAUCC.
A quartet of DME/ICE pooled power coast into downtown Elgin with manifest from Huron, SD.
ICE 4207 and 4206 arrive Spaulding to interchange cars to The J and pick up their cars for Davis Jct.
The only GP60M to be dipped in H3 orange and black leads a former BN furball and a trio of former ATSF Geeps on a lengthy stack train out of Cicero.
The previous day's M338 finally arrives Cicero with a nice set of EMD power in the lead.
This angle really shows the length of a 110 car coal train as CRPE begins to pick up speed once again forging its way through a cut in the trees, what a scene it would be around mid October...
IAIS 708 and 704 now have the train back up to track speed ...25 MPH... as they cruise down hill through Coughlin.
I&M SD18 61 and T&P GP10 3000 double team the 110 HLMX empties through Poeria in route to Hilliards where the CN will pick it up for the run to Decatur.